Questions tagged [connections]

One or more connections to a database or database server. For questions about *establishing* a connection, use the **connectivity** tag instead.

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Nested Stored Procedure Connections

I have a Stored procedure that simply looks for Imported files through a set of other processes. The main SP runs every 5 mins and looks for new files in a directory and imports them into a staging ...
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Why is MySQL not connecting when reading from mylogin.cnf?

On Ubuntu 20.04, I can log into a server by specifying the log credentials on the CLI: $ mysql -h172.30.0.2 -uroot -p bar -e "SELECT id FROM users LIMIT 1;" Enter password: +----+ | id | +---...
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MultiSubnetFailover=true for DBMSes besides SQL Server

A connection string for SQL Server can contain MultiSubnetFailover=true, to handle multiple DNS A records, letting the client try to connect to every IP address of a domain (or subdomain) name, to ...
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Unknown source of high number of connections

In MySQL/Aurora I see from time to time a spike in connections number (from about 100 to 4000): MySQL doc says: Connections The number of connection attempts (successful or not) to the MySQL server. ...
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SQL Server Identifying Connections that are utilising SQL from an application

Is it possible to identify connections in SQL Server 2014 that are utilising SQL that is passed from an application as opposed to calling an SP ?
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Warning message: invalid value for parameter “default_tablespace” in postgres

I create a new tablespace using the following script: CREATE SCHEMA semiarido; CREATE ROLE semiarido PASSWORD 'senha'; GRANT CREATE ON SCHEMA semiarido TO semiarido; GRANT USAGE ON SCHEMA semiarido ...
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2020-07-29T07:44:29.817503Z 108716 [Note] Aborted connection 108716 to db:

We are getting continuously logs in mysql error logs 2020-07-29T07:46:56.534666Z 111536 [Note] Aborted connection 111536 to db: '' user: '' host: '' (Got an error reading communication packets) we ...
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How to create hs oracle to SQLSERVER with rac scan

hi i am trying to create an hs for oracle rac for a course but i am unable to configure the hs How to configure the listener with scan_listener? hs example: odbc windows64 bits system dns: ...
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How Are SQL Server Clients Connecting?

I am asking two questions in this post. If I see activity in netstat with port 1433 for an unnamed instance, whose tcp addresses are not enabled, what does that mean? What is the preferred way to ...
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Why would I download CA certificate when starting a managed Postgres cluster on DigitalOcean?

I am trying for the first time a Postgres cluster provided as a managed service by DigitalOcean.com. As part of configuring the new cluster, their web interface gives me a user name, password, port ...
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Can't connect to Azure Database for MySQL server

I created a resource in azure: "Azure Database for MySQL server". I added the firewall rule to connect from my ip. It is a fixed IP. When I try to check if the socket open it works: When I ...
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MySQL8 leaves railing connections open

We're looking to upgrade our stack from MySQL5.7 to MySQL8. We are using a standard LAMP system on ubuntu16, php7.0 and symfony 2.3 . On our tests, I have noticed that there is a lot of trailing ...
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Why do I have 2 connections when im using 1 client?

The command: select * from pg_stat_activity shows all currently active connections. The database is hosted by AWS RDS and I am accessing the database with pgAdmin 4, thus I expect one other ...
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Postgres memory usage grows over time, resets when clients restarted

I have a Postgres DB running on the same small server as some applications that use it. Immediately after restarting the applications, Postgres uses <100 MB memory. After a few days without ...
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Why would the user matter when running a query?

I have a web page with a database lookup that contains multiple optional parameters. When I select a couple of parameters and run the query, it returns in less than two seconds. However, when ...
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How to see unclosed PostgreSQL connection while using psycopg2? [closed]

I run python code: con = psycopg2.connect(some_dsn) cur = con.cursor() cur.execute(some_sql) res = cur.fetchone() #con.close() <-- connection is not closed Then I try: ps auxf | grep postgres ...
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No Tables or Views Could be Loaded

Could not retrieve the table information for the connection manager 'Excel Connection Manager 3'. Failed to connect to the source using the connection manager 'Excel Connection Manager 3' How to ...
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SQL Server Encrypted Connections - Configuration Manager does not see Certificate

My goal is to implement encrypted connections on Test SQL Server instance First, tried to create self-signed certificate in the Certificates snap in (certlm.msc), Personal > All Tasks > Request New ...
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Queries on large database kill connection to the server, works with LIMIT

I'm trying to run queries on a large-ish database without killing the connection to the server. I'm using Postgres 12.1 on a mac with 16gb of memory, and about 40gb of free disk. The database is ...
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How many pool connection size should be set for a 1000 users Jira system?

For a Jira system, if use Jira's default connection configuration as below: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <jira-database-config> <name>defaultDS</name> <...
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SQL*Loader and DC firewall timeout

We are loading a huge dataset using SQLLDR and there are index creation that lasts for a couple hours or even more. Firewall drops this connection as there is no data transfer during index creation ...
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Remote connection scheme without Windows Authentication/Domain in detail [closed]

There is a legacy C++ system that needs to be "translated", that uses ODBC for connecting to remote SQL Server Database. System is distributed to many different OS and different domains, some always ...
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Audit logins and logouts [duplicate]

I need to trace and monitor client login connections (successful and failure) to our important SQL servers (20 MSSQL Server). What method do you recommend? Note: I think enabling "both failed and ...
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Same session ID(with same SQL text) but 3 different connection ids

I was listing out all sessions open in my sql server 2016 production server. I have issues with slow performance and i have been investigating it. I see that i have several same sessions(session_id) ...
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SSMS How do I open a new Query Window using Same Connection Instance of current Window

Coming from Oracle I have discovered that SSMS connects slightly different than Oracle's SQL Developer. Oracle you click ONE connection and then all tabs you open then use that Connection. SSMS ...
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How to connect using PDB userid on Oracle 18c XE?

I have created a PDB on Oracle 18c XE using following SQL command create pluggable database virlux admin user test1admin identified by test1pwd file_name_convert = ('/pdbseed/', '/test1/') ; Now, I ...
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Record MultiSubnetFailover value at connection?

With AlwaysOn, there are 3 options for the keyword MultiSubnetFailover True (yes) False (no) (example) Not sent/used Not all applications support it's use in connection strings. Not all vendor ...
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MySQL 5.6 — How do I tell if I need to increase innodb io thread setting?

I am trying to tune my mysql server for the high end system. We are using 16--32 core hosts with memory > 100GB. I have looked into a bunch of existing setting, but not sure if I need to tune up the ...
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User connections without a login

I was looking at SQL Server performance and noticed that CPU utilization goes high when the number of connections go high(I believe it is normal).Usually number of connections on an average was ...
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ODBC connection with RD Gateway [closed]

here at my company, we use an RD Gateway server. that means when we want to access a server we have to set up the gateway in the connection...something like rdsgw.mycompany.com But, how could I do an ...
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how to change the driver of a ole_dbconnection from oracle_32bit to oracle_64bit

i have the connection string of: connection= new OleDbConnection("Provider=OraOLEDB.Oracle;UserId=userid;Password=password; Data Source=database;OLEDB.NET=true"); However after Oracle_64bit driver ...
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Aborted connections (Erros reading communication packets)

I set up a new Database Server over a SQL Dump with innoDB MYSQL 5.7 from MYSQL 5.6. The Server running external with many sleeping SMTP connections over 1 Mio a day. I made the server open for ...
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Is It Okay to Leave the Connection Open and Set CommandTimeout for Long Durations?

I have to process daily files and it's a long process that deletes, imports and updates processes. Like literally 20 to 30 minutes per file for several files a day. ** EDIT: I also have some ...
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Is sp_getapplock recommended for long running locks (> 10 minutes)?

I'm trying to get rid of a Redis dependency in our application. We notice that is worse for our uptime to have a dependency on both SQL and Redis, above the performance benefits Redis would give us. ...
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What is “direct client connections” to Oracle?

The Oracle document states: A read/write database instance, which is the default, can process DML and supports direct connections from client applications. In contrast, a read-only database ...
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MSSQL over the internet but we connect over RDP

We connect throguh RDP to our ERP solution which uses MSSQL 2008, right now I can see on windows logs and SQL logs that we have a HUGE amount of connection attempts to sa user and results in slow ...
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What is a connection in MySQL Workbench?

I've searched so much and still found no answer to what exactly a connection is. I'm a beginner and don't know how connecting to databases/servers works, so I can't move forward yet. What does the ...
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Way to check where the MySQL connection was initialized?

Is there a way to identify who created the MySQL connection? For example: in file a.php $conn = mysqli_connect($dbhost, $dbuser, $dbpwd, null, $port, $socket); I would like to know that this ...
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SQL Server DAC - Connection Issue

I am having a strange issue when trying to connect to my SQL Server instance remotely from my client computer. I am able to do this on my other instances by opening up a new Database Engine Query and ...
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Adding PostgreSQL data source to excel didn't ask for credentials other than server IP and database

I saw Excel supported using PostgreSQL as a data source. I'm used to using ODBC connections for Access so having direct Postgres support is exciting. When connecting I entered the Server IP and ...
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SQL Mirroring - Application not pointing to new Primary

Im stuck with a connection string issue this is my connection string. <add name="APP01" connectionString="Server=10.169.0.2; Failover Partner=10.166.0.2; Initial Catalog=DB2017; Integrated ...
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Mysql Connections are string when checking from SHOW STATUS LIKE '%onn%';

I have a Mysql db server which seems to be getting slow by time. When i am checking detail from SHOW STATUS LIKE '%onn%'; I get following details Variable_name Value ...
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MySQL Server :: My C Code can remotely create a database, but not “INSERT INTO” it

I’ve written a C program which does the following when it starts: Connects to a remote Linux MySQL server over the network Creates a new, uniquely-named database Sends a “USE _____” command to ...
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MySQL performance tuning related connection

I am running openstack cloud and it use mysql database which is MariaDB 10.1.30 I am sometime seeing connection reset from multiple clients, to trying to find out what is going on in database, I am ...
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PostgreSQL 11 and pgagent connection string issue

On PostgreSQL 11 running on Windows 2012 server, I created a job with pgagent and pgAdmin4. In the step, in connection string I used the password parameter and it works. Instead, I would like to use ...
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How do I do an ODBC connection to ORACLE from SSIS/ Visual studio?

Despite that OLE Db and ADO.NET are newer than ODBC potentially, I've heard that ODBC connections to Oracle are potentially faster within SSIS. So --- I'm trying to set up a simple ODBC connection to ...
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How to deny access to SQL Server to certain login over SSMS, but allow over .Net SqlClient Data Provider

We have a situation where Developers do not have any UPDATE permissions, BUT they work with applications and see connection strings -> they know passwords from some SQL accounts (example SQLLogin1) ...
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MySQL stalls and strange threads/connections behavior is observed

We have a MySQL instance which most of the time works just fine. From time to time, however, we observe strange behavior. What happens is that suddenly MySQL connections reach the limit (currently set ...
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Are CNAME aliases for connection strings a good idea?

To be very flexible and move database to different servers more easily, we came up with the idea of using an alias per database. So by simply changing a DNS entry, we can route all queries to a ...
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pg_dump: Write failed: Connection reset by peer

we are trying to move all database data to other location. we chose to perform pg_dump and we encountered few problems: first was out of memory problem: during pg_dump initialization we get an error: ...